MOBO MOGA – meaning Modern Boy Modern Girl, refers to modern Japanese individuals in the 1930′s. Avant Garde, individualism were much celebrated in art, fashion and lifestyle. Much of this part of history was ignored both in Japan and the world because of the actual horrors of the war immediately followed.
As I Crossed a Bridge of Dreams: Recollections of a Woman in 11th-Century Japan (Classics S)
Women have been prohibited from doing certain things (entering places, using facilities, etc.) for as long as civilization has existed. Restrictions are still common, albeit usually in religious contexts only. While religions themselves evolve and change with the times and bans are lifted, it doesn't mean all of th ...
Unmarried Women in Japan : The Drift into Singlehood (Hardcover) (Akiko Yoshida)
Creating Subaltern Counterpublics : Korean Women in Japan and Their Struggle for Night School